Easter Recipes & Activities

Celebrate Easter with these themed recipes and activities

Bunnies, baskets and egg hunts are Easter traditions — but nothing is more important than the time spent together over the holiday. As families this year either gather together for a much-needed celebration or observe the holiday at a distance, make Easter egg-stra special with recipes and activities.

Easy Easter Quiche
Recipe Info
  • Blender Icon Prep Time: 10 min
  • Oven Icon Baking Time: 57-64 min
  • Plate Icon Servings: 6
  • Heat Wave Icon Baking Temp: 350°F
  • Fork Icon Flavors: Savory
Pink Lemonade Thumbprint Cookies
Recipe Info
  • Blender Icon Prep Time: 25-30 min
  • Oven Icon Baking Time: 26-28 min
  • Plate Icon Servings: 36
  • Heat Wave Icon Baking Temp: 325°F
  • Fork Icon Flavors: Sweet

Grow Your Own Easter Basket Wheat Grass

Wheat grass is a great natural alternative to plastic Easter basket filler! Turn this project into a fun, STEM-based activity for the entire family!

Photo: Wheat Grass Easter Basket.

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Easter Peeps Graham Cracker Houses

Graham Cracker Houses are a fun activity for Easter. Use Peeps, jelly beans, sprinkles and other spring colored candies, crackers or cereals to decorate these houses.

Photo: Easter peeps graham cracker houses.

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Easter Salt Dough Ornaments

These Easter Salt Dough Ornaments are a fun craft for kids. The Salt Dough is rolled out and then cut into fun Easter shapes with cookie cutters.

Image: Decorated Easter Salt Dough Ornaments.

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Easter Bread Shapes

As a highlight on your Easter table, you might also enjoy shaping bread dough into a lamb, bunnies, robins, daisies, bees, butterflies or making an egg in a nest. You can find these spring bread shaping instructions at nationalfestivalofbreads.com/recipes.

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